General News

October is Clergy Appreciation Month

During Clergy Appreciation Month, Bishop Ruben Saenz Jr. is sharing this brief video to all of the clergy of the Great Plains Conference to thank them for their ongoing efforts to preach and teach the Gospel throughout the Great Plains Conference. “Finally Brothers and Sisters, Rejoice!  Strive for full restoration.  Encourage one another.  Be of…

Elkhorn Hills at State!

Congratulations to our Elkhorn Hills UMC youth athletes and coaches for their participation in the Nebraska State tournaments. Elkhorn Antler Softball The Elkhorn Softball team won the 2018 Class B State Championship. This is the first title since 2014. This year marked the Antlers’ 14th trip to State since 1997, including a run of nine…

Trunk or Treat 2018

Save the Date!!!  Our annual Elkhorn Hills Trunk or Treat event will be held Wednesday, October 24th.  Plan to attend this event, either as a volunteer or a participant. About Elkhorn Hills Trunk or Treat Event Our Trunk or Treat event is a fun, family-friendly outreach opportunity to serve our Elkhorn neighbors.  Children come dressed…

Elkhorn Tennis Team Organizes Benefit

Elkhorn High Tennis Coach (and Elkhorn Hills UMC member) Jon Holtz organized a benefit event to support the Kounovsky family.  The Douglas County Post Gazette covered this story in its Tuesday, September 18th edition.  Much of this post comes from that story by Emily Heinzen. Who’s Who Jon Holtz has been the Head Coach for…

Hindu Temple Tour

Several members and friends of Elkhorn Hills UMC toured the Hindu Temple on Arbor Street in Omaha. This was the final tour for the summer. Following the tour, lunch and fellowship was enjoyed at Vincenzo’s Restaurant. Volunteer, Swarna Gopal was our guide. She didn’t have the usual red dot on her forehead. The dot is…